FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4)– A blown transformer is being blamed for starting a fire that burned four sheds and a camper in Fort Collins on Thursday afternoon.

The fire started just after 2 p.m. Thursday near Larimer County Road 38E.

It burned less than an acre on land that impacted seven properties including a fence line, four sheds and the corner of a home.

Crews with Poudre Valley REA are investigating the power impact to the area.

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